The Quarry Lane School
5.00 (1 review)
Our Dublin campus is the location for our Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grades. Features of our Dublin campus are: -10 acre campus -48 instructional classrooms -State-of-the-art science and computer lab -Lower school library and upper school research library -Multi-purpose room -Gymnasium -Outdoor playing field -Visual arts studio
What sets us apart from other educational institutions is our 3 progressive academic tracks:-The College preparatory track, which meets and exceeds UC admissions standards. -The Science, Engineering and Technology Track, where students learn and apply basic principles of science to engineer tomorrow's technology -The International Baccalaureate Diploma Track, the gold standard for top university admission.
The Quarry Lane School offers a comprehensive ESL program that provides a highly interactive academic environment where students learn to communicate clearly and comfortably while forging connections with local culture and community.
Students are exposed to a variety of elective courses embedded in to the curriculum expanding their overall academic experience:-Theater Arts -Dance -Applied Science & Engineering -Performing Arts, including an advanced Music program -Visual Arts -Robotics (both a club and a class). -Journalism (as an elective club)
The mission of The Quarry Lane School is to create an atmosphere which inspires a lifelong love of learning and nurtures each student to reach his or her fullest potential– emotionally, socially, academically, and physically, in order to assume responsibility as a future citizen of the world.
We have two Preschool campuses, located in Pleasanton. Our Pleasanton West campus is open for Preschool (ages 3-4) as well as Half and Full Day Pre-kindergarten (ages 4-5). Our Pleasanton East has Infant/Toddler Care (6 weeks-24 months), Young Preschool (ages 2-3), Preschool (ages 3-4), Half and Full Day Pre-kindergarten (ages 4-5) and Public Day Camp- including Before and After School.
- The Quarry Lane School is a private, Jr.K through 12 college preparatory school known for providing an academically rigorous, nurturing and supportive educational environment that prepares students for success in college and beyond.
- Small class sizes, individualized attention, an accelerated curriculum and a cutting-edge, experiential curriculum taught by highly qualified, subject-matter experts are hallmarks of a Quarry Lane education. Quarry Lane almuni have gone on to attend some of the nation's finest colleges and universities.
- The Quarry Lane School is the only private school in the East Bay Area to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Independent Private Schools Association|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
National Council for Private School Accreditation
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||1031 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 43%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||126 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Number of AP Courses||17 courses|
|Average SAT score||1480|
|Average ACT score||32|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Infant-PK varies Jr. K $17,750 Grades 1-5 $22,800 Grades 6-8 $25,650 Grades 9 and up $34,150|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Casey Johnston|
|Admissions Associate||Katie Specht|
|Total Sports Offered||10 sports|
|Sports||Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBadminton, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Dance,
Flag Football, Indoor Soccer,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||16 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Chess, Chess Club, Community Service Club, Fashion Design, Harvard Model Congress, Journalism, Leadership, Model UN, National Honor Society (NHS), Robotics, Speech and Debate, Student Council
Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Dance, Drama
- The Quarry Lane School was ranked among the top 1.5% of the best private high schools in the nation (source: Niche.com 2015 ranking) Voted Best of the Bay: Preschool, Elementary, Middle and High School by Bay Area Parent Magazine in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015!
They do accept kids with behavior issues, no problem.
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